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“underground hide”(41 reviews)
“water hole”(40 reviews)
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Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What an amazing bunch of people. The owners Sjoe & Gorden very much involve to make sure all are in place and in order for the guests. All of the staff are amazing and very professional, We had a 3 night stay which was fantastick....More

Thank Wilma V
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your lovely comments. We are especially pleased as you have stayed at so many lodges throughout Africa that we are delighted you enjoyed The Bush House. We look forward to your next stay with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks to Sue, Gordon and all the Bush House staff for a great stay. You’re not a guest at the Bush House.........you’re a family member. From our first contact with Sue to book until the time we left the service was faultless. We can’t single...More

Thank carkel22
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 1 week ago

We all had such a great time during your stay at The Bush House and we are so pleased that you enjpyed your time in camp. The hide and waterhole being so close adds a different dimension to photos and enjoyment of the animls. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time at Bush House. Truly your home away from home. The staff is very helpful, always friendly and willing to help . The guide on our game drives where very educated and did his best to show us all the Big...More

Thank Lizelle J
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review of The Bush House and for your very kind comments. It was our pleasure to have you with us and to celebrate your "Bush House Birthday " - even if it was a little early! We look forward...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've visited the Madikwe game reserve many times, but have never stayed at The Bush House. After hearing rave reviews about the hide, I decided to give it a go for a monumental birthday present to myself. This trip included 3 different lodges. The Bush...More

Thank AWA_flygirl
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so pleased you chose to come and see our amazing underground hide in person and to enjoy your milestone birthday at the same time. The team loves special occasions so to celebrate your birthday was a treat for all of us .Thank you...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Small former farm house with 10 guest rooms. The rooms are big enough with a large bathroom and a private balcony. Staff members and the owners are so friendly and helpful that you feel being with friends. The striking distance to the waterhole and the...More

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Thank ChrisY8964OH
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded July 9, 2018

It was our pleasure hosting you both at The Bush House and thank you for your feedback.We pride ourselves on being relaxed and informal and are thrilled that you felt you were among friends during your stay.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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$574 - $756 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Price range
$574 - $756 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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heidibarker65
February 22, 2017|
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Response from nanobot1 | Reviewed this property |
We drove from Pretoria and it is a simple route with most on major highways. We had a compact car and was fine - no need for an SUV. If not going by your own car then check with Bush House about transfer from airport. You... More
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Ned M
October 31, 2016|
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Response from Sjoe | Property representative |
Hi there. We have a total of six rooms at the lodge but normally take a maximum of ten guests so that it is small and intimate. However if one group takes out the lodge we take more than ten people on request.
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"All rooms are good choices. The front room of the house has a waterhole view. Other rooms private patios!"
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"Mushana is the best room, as it has a view of the waterhole."
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"Contact with nature as its best!"
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"Alle rooms are nice and clean."
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